25. Let Fury Have the Hour
Director: Antonino D’Ambrosio
In the immortal words of the Mad Rapper, “Tell ‘em why you mad, son!” It’s easy to picture D. Dot’s fictional disgruntled MC shouting those exact words into the ears of first-time documentarian Antonino D’Ambrosio as he began work on Let Fury Have the Hour.
Using the input of infamously antagonistic and outspoken folks like Chuck D, Rage Against the Machine’s Tom Morello, and Lewis Black, as well as cultural mainstays like Shepard Fairey and John Sayles, D’Ambrosio reflects upon the impacts that the spoken word, whether heard through music or various other forms of media, can have on changing our society and influencing political leaders. Considering that anger toward government is contagious nowadays, Let Fury Have the Hour certainly has timeliness on its side.
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